Tape rankings @ Women’s Flyweight
Who won Chookagian vs Ribas?
Katlyn Chookagian beat Amanda Ribas by split decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Rakić, on Saturday 14th May 2022 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 29-28, 29-28, 28-29 in favor of winner Katlyn Chookagian.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Women’s Flyweight division, which meant the weight limit was 125 pounds (8.9 stone or 56.7 KG).
Chookagian vs Ribas stats
Katlyn Chookagian stepped into the ring with a record of 17 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 2 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 1 by submission.
Amanda Ribas made her way to the ring with a record of 11 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, with 3 of those wins by knock out and 4 by submission.
The stats suggested Ribas had advantage in power over Chookagian, with a 27% knock out percentage over Chookagian's 12%.
Katlyn Chookagian was the older woman by 4 years, at 33 years old.
Chookagian had a height advantage of 6 inches over Ribas. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.
Chookagian was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made her debut in 2014, 3 months later than Ribas, whose first professional fight was in 2014. She had fought 35 more professional rounds, 62 to Ribas' 27.
Chookagian vs Ribas form
Katlyn Chookagian had beaten 3 of her last 5 opponents.
In her last fight leading up to this contest, she had defeated Jennifer Maia at UFC Fight Night on 15th January 2022 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, she had defeated Viviane Araujo at UFC 262 on 15th May 2021 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Toyota Center, Houston.
Going into that contest, she had beat Cynthia Calvillo at UFC 255 on 21st November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at UFC APEX, Las Vegas.
Before that, she had been beaten by Jessica Andrade at UFC Fight Island 6 on 17th October 2020 by knockout in the 1st round at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
She had lost to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 247 on 8th February 2020 by knockout in the 3rd round in their UFC Women’s Flyweight championship fight at Toyota Center, Houston, United States.
Chookagian's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 7 months and 20 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 6 months and 11 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
Ribas' last 4 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 16 days, meaning she had been fighting on average every 8 months and 27 days. In those fights, she fought a total of 9 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.3 rounds on average.